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The 56th Annual Meetings of the Board of Governors of the African Development Bank and 47th Meetings of the Board of Governors of the African Development Fund, the concessional arm of the Bank Group, are scheduled to take place virtually from 23 to 25 June 2021.

The Annual Meetings are the Bank’s largest yearly event and serve to raise the institution's profile on the global stage. The event will bring together thousands of delegates and participants and will feature knowledge events and other side engagements.

The theme of the 2021 Annual Meetings is: Building Resilient Economies in Post Covid-19 Africa.

The following events are open to the media, kindly register using the links below:

Wednesday 23 June
11:00 – 11:45 GMT
Formal Opening Ceremony

12:00 – 14:00 GMT
High Level Knowledge Event:
“From Debt Resolution to Growth: The Road Ahead for Africa”

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Thursday 24 June
14:30 – 16:30 GMT
Knowledge Event 1: “Climate Change and Green Growth”

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Friday 25 June

11:00 – 13:00 GMT
Knowledge Event 2: “Building Africa’s Healthcare Defense System”

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14:20 – 14:50
Closing Ceremony

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15:00 – 16:00 GMT
Closing press conference

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